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Most everyone out there is a fan of Jeremy Lin don’t include Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Terry in that club. Terry I guess hasn’t bought into “Linsanity” yet but after Lin and the Knicks beat Dallas on Sunday maybe Terry should be re thinking that comment.
Below is what Terry said about Lin before the Mavericks game against the Knicks on Sunday. Thanks to the quotes from the Star-Telegram.
“I’ve been a point guard in this league and (45 turnovers in seven games) would have gotten me on the bench real fast,” Terry said….
“He’s in (Knicks coach Mike) D’Antoni’s system, and any player that plays a guard position in D’Antoni’s system has opportunities to be able to put up good numbers, and I think that’s what he’s been able to do,” Terry said. “The ball’s in your hands a lot and you’re going to have turnovers….
“I think it’s a lot of hype right now,” Terry said. “Is he going to be a good player in the future? If he continues to work, he will. But gi
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Jeremy Lin and the New York Knicks fell short in their comeback on Monday night, falling to Tri-State rival New Jersey Nets, 100-92. Knicks' fans spent much of the night heckling Nets' players, as is customary when conference rivals come to town, but most of the "boos" seemed directed towards on player in particular -- New Jersey forward Kris Humphries. Humphries...
ESPN said Sunday it fired an employee and suspended an anchor for
using "offensive and inappropriate comments" in its coverage of New
York Knicks phenomenon Jeremy Lin.
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Covering Jeremy Lin has been easy for Sports Illustrated.
The high-scoring Knicks newcomer is on the cover of SI for the second week in a row. He's the first New York-based team athlete to be given such treatment since the magazine started in 1954 - not even Mickey Mantle, Joe Namath or Eli Manning made two straight.
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Billy Hunter, the Executive Director of the NBA Players Association, sees big things down the road for New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin.Hunter told Bloomberg News that he could see Lin, a Harvard alum, becoming the player’s representative for the Knicks and could even earn a spot on the union’s executive committee.Hunter says the Knicks overnight sensation has expressed interest...
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